Articles on this issue "jews"
"This document represents a definitive 'yes' to the Jewish roots of Christianity and an irrevocable 'no' to anti-Semitism"
This morning Pope Francis received in audience the participants in the international congress promoted by the International Council of Christians and Jews, held in Rome from 28 June to 1 July …read more
Pope Francis expressed his condolences following the death of Rabbi Elio Toaff, the former Chief Rabbi of Rome. He passed away yesterday at the age of 99, only 10 days prior to his …read more
Many are still convinced Pope Pius XII did not help the Jews during World War II and much skepticism still surrounds his pontificate. In a film that debuted Monday in the Vatican, the …read more
Refugees, among them 50 Jews, were sheltered in the French Seminary at the time of the Holocaust. At St. Chiara Street in Rome, behind the Pantheon is situated the Pontifical French Seminary. …read more
Divine Mercy Picture is one of the most famous pictures of Jesus in the world. This picture was revealed to Sister Faustina Kowalska, at the time when her confessor and spiritual director was …read more
Almost all Catholic diocesan bishops/administrators in Poland risked their lives helping Jewish People at the time of the Holocaust, according to the newest research. In 1939 in Poland, there …read more
Pope Francis on Wednesday afternoon met with a delegation of 40 world Jewish leaders at the Casa Santa Marta in honor of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year. Among those attending the event …read more
In a telegram to the Chief Rabbi of Rome, Pope Francis has wished the Jewish community of Rome, as well as the entire Jewish people, a ‘Happy Pesach (Passover)’. The eight-day celebration …read more
Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: Is there a relationship between the seven candles …read more
Rabbi David Rosen, the American Jewish Committee's Director for the Department of Interreligious Affairs, described his meeting today with Pope Francis as feeling like a “family reunion.” The …read more
In a private audience with the American Jewish Institute, Pope Francis expressed his hope that Jewish and Christian communities continue to engage in fruitful dialogue that is ”marked by the …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address to a delegation from the American Jewish Institute this morning. * * * Dear friends, I welcome you here today. Your organization, which on …read more
Early this afternoon, Pope Francis met with a delegation from the Simon Wiesenthal Center, an international Jewish organization that promotes human rights. The meeting was scheduled …read more